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Jepkemei stun Jeruto in sisterhood rivalry

Former world 2,000m steeplechase champion Daisy Jepkemei stunned her sister, the former 2,000m steeplechase Commonwealth Youth campion to win the 5000m at the Berlin Athletics Meeting.

The former world youth 3,000m champion Jepkemei led an all Kenyan podium finish when she clocked 14:51.72 haead of her elder sister Jeruto in second timing 14.51.73 before former world junior 1,500m bronze medalist Eva Cherono completing the podium in 14:57.30.

In the women’s 2000m steeplechase Fancy Cherono came home fourth in the event clocking a sluggish 6:07.01 . Home girl Gesa Krause carried the day posting 5:52.80 with Kenyan born Bahraini Winfred Mutile was placed second in 5:56.83 with Luisa Gega of Albania third in 6:00.07

In the men’s 1500m, Cornelius Tuwei had to settle for third position by clocking 3:35.24 with compatriot Brimin Kiprono fourth in 3:36.13. Ferguson Rotich came home tenth in 3:37.97.

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